Rising rap artist OG Penguin, born in New Orleans, LA, and raised in the inner city of San Antonio, TX. delivery soulful coarse, raspy vocals, and spits fire gangsta rap tales over dramatic piano riffs, smooth electric chords and infectious hooks, with knocking bass rhythm produced by the up and coming underground sensation CSK, Gutta Beats Juggn,WaxxTaxx and OG Penguin (himself).
OG Penguin brings this formula to the masses on his upcoming LP, “CRY” Distributed thru P.M.G./The Orchard/Sony Music Entertainment (available soon nationwide and on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon and all the major online retailers soon).
The aspiring and dynamic artist will give you a taste of what his forthcoming LP will sound like with the release of his first single “LIFE FIGHT” ( this is a grueling listen, but it’s raw dark emotion contrasts well with the comparatively light melodic backing, and is compelling from start to finish) . lead singles include the provocative hypnotic word play,soothing and refreshing strings and overall vibe of “Say Yhea”.Then you have “I Know Michael Jordan Bitch” which OG reveals a secret encounter with a very specific NBA star’s mistress over an insatiably hot bass rumbling track.
“CRY” is a 14-track LP packed with raw rhymes and crisp, soulful production.
OG Penguin is not one to hide behind, or need a bunch of featured artists,But their are a few. He punches his charismatic persona throughout the new LP telling gripping tales of hard knocks and carrying on through tough times.Violence, hustling and ghetto tales are told in vivid fashion. Even revealing his own story.
If your new to OG Penguin, He sounds like a seasoned Master P., meets young SCARFACE with a twist of Project Pat riding over Three Six Mafia slash Brotha Lynch Hung tracks with a blend of his own unique sexy rock star image. It connects tightly.The production is crisp, with a variety of sounds to keep heads nodding. OG Penguin should find he follows in the footsteps of his rap heroes and grab major success with “CRY”